Join Date: Aug 2006
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Lets assume it takes 1 year to SAIL around the world. If they spend 90% of their total time doing repairs INSTEAD of sailing, then the total time to circumnav woud be 10 years; 1 year of sailing and 9 years of repairing.
I suspect there is a slight exageration in there somewhere.